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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 6:26:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 53%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 03' North, Longitude: 174° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.24 meters/second, 1570.4 km/hour, 975.8 miles/hour or 848.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.26 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 32' 21.6"975.63 miWest0° 08' 03.6"9.24 miNorth975.38 mi
24 hours348° 52' 30.1"746.56 miWest2° 53' 37.2"198.96 miNorth767.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroSat 6:26 PM833 km517 miles450 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandSat 6:26 PM997 km620 miles539 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaSat 6:26 PM1405 km873 miles759 nmSouth S
MidwayFri 7:26 PM1790 km1113 miles967 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YarenSat 6:26 PM1806 km1122 miles975 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandFri 6:26 PM1841 km1144 miles994 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirSat 5:26 PM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSat 6:26 PM2555 km1588 miles1380 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSat 5:26 PM3041 km1889 miles1642 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSat 7:26 PM3047 km1893 miles1645 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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